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Rule 4901:2-21-03 | Registration of for-hire motor carriers.


(A) No for-hire motor carrier may operate in intrastate commerce within this state unless such for-hire motor carrier has registered with the commission and has a current and valid certificate issued by the commission pursuant to this chapter.

(B) To register with the commission, an applicant must submit a complete and accurate online application containing the certifications required by Chapter 4921. of the Revised Code and any other information or certifications deemed necessary by the commission. The online application may change from time-to-time without further commission entry. Staff will maintain the most recent version of the online application in the certificate application or a successor system and will provide a link to applicants upon request.

(C) An applicant must obtain an identification number issued by the United States department of transportation before submitting an online application to the commission.

Supplemental Information

Authorized By: 4905.81, 4921.05
Amplifies: 4921.03, 4921.05, 4921.30, 4921.34
Five Year Review Date: 3/25/2024
Prior Effective Dates: 12/16/1994 (Emer.), 4/13/1995, 7/15/1999, 7/3/2003, 10/7/2011, 7/18/2013